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Saskatoon artist Jay Semko playing at the Discovery Co-op Saturday, Sept. 17. He's won eight Juno Awards
Saskatoon artist Jay Semko playing at the Discovery Co-op Saturday, Sept. 17. He's won eight Juno Awards Greg Higgins/battlefordsNOW Staff

Country concert boosts support for Sask. talent

By Greg Higgins
September 18, 2016 - 8:41am

There’s a strong push to buy local, to support local farmers and buy Canadian made cars. But what about supporting local talent?

The Saskatchewan Country All Stars show at the Dekker Centre in North Battleford Saturday Sept. 17 hoped to do exactly that.

The cover of My Favourite Veterans depicts James "Stocky" Edwards of Battleford and his wife Toni on their wedding day. Stocky Edwards is now Canada’s oldest living fighter ace.
The cover of My Favourite Veterans depicts James "Stocky" Edwards of Battleford and his wife Toni on their wedding day. Stocky Edwards is now Canada’s oldest living fighter ace. submitted photo

Battlefords author releases anthology of Canadian veterans

By Greg Higgins
August 29, 2016 - 10:00am Updated: August 30, 2016 - 4:17pm

The author of a book immortalizing the Battlefords has released another about the true stories of Canadian families during the Second World War.

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